Academic Calendar 2015-2016 *

for Metropolitan Campus and Florham Campus

Fall 2015 *

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising
August 10-21
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
August 24
Labor Day Holiday (Monday)
September 7
Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes (Tuesday)
September 8
Midterm Progress Reporting Opens (Monday)
September 28
Fall Recess (Monday/Tuesday)
October 12-13
Midterm Progress Reporting Closes (Tuesday)
October 20
Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes (Friday)
October 30
Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2016
November 2-17
Thanksgiving Recess, Begins 11 p.m. (Tuesday)
November 24
Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
November 30
Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester (Monday)
December 7
Reading/Snow Make-up days (Tuesday and Wednesday)
December 8-9
Final Examinations (Thursday-Wednesday)
December 10-16
Grades due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the 3rd day after exam is administered.
Semester Ends, 11:00 p.m. (Wednesday)
December 16

Winter Session 2016 *

Classes (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays)
January 4-22
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday (Monday)
January 18
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
January 22

Spring 2016  *

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising
January 4-22
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
January 25
Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes (Monday)
February 8
Midterm Progress Reporting Opens (Monday)
February 29
Spring Recess
March 14-19
Online Registration for Summer 2016 Sessions Opens (Tuesday)
March 15
Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
March 21
Midterm Progress Reporting Closes (Saturday)
March 26
Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes (Friday)
April 8
Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2016
April 11-22
Last Day of Classes, Spring Semester (Saturday)
May 7
Final Examinations (Monday-Saturday)
May 9-14
Grades due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the 3rd day after exam is administered.
Semester Ends, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
May 14
University Commencement (Tuesday)
May 17

Summer Sessions 2016 *

Summer Session I 2016

Classes Begin, 8:00 AM (Monday)
May 23
Memorial Day Holiday (Monday)
May 30
Memorial Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
June 3
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
July 2

Summer Session II 2016 *

Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
June 13
Independence Day Holiday (Monday)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
July 8
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
July 23

Summer Session III 2016 *

Independence Day Holiday (Monday)
July 4
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Tuesday)
July 5
Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
July 8
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
August 13

Special Academic Calendars

* Weekend, off-campus and some Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies courses may follow a different schedule. Please see Special Academic Calendars page for schedules for certain off-campus and other programs including Master of Administrative Science, Master of Science in Homeland Security, Master of Sports Administration, BAIS Off-Campus, Puerta al Futuro, Korean and MPA Off-Campus Programs, and Master of Science in Accounting -- Lakewood and Montvale Off-Campus Program.

Graduate courses in the MAS, MSA, and MSHS programs follow SAS course schedules. BAIS courses follow those schedules as well if they are administered by the School of Administrative Science. Otherwise BAIS courses follow Online Programs schedules.


Major Religious Holy Days
The University respects the observance of major religious holy days by members of the campus community. Officers of administration and of instruction responsible for scheduling required academic activities or essential services are expected to avoid conflict with such holy days as much as possible.


The academic calendar is subject to change with appropriate notice.